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    Re: Favorite old PC World articles?

    Another goodie from Geoff lol

    https://www.pcworld.co.nz/article/487838/frying_pan/
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    Favorite old PC World articles?

    I remember this one in particular... younger me was fooled until my friend pointed out the backwards name lol.

    God damn it Geoff.

    https://www.pcworld.co.nz/article/485244/looflirpa_/
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Just installed the latest update and upon reboot got a nag screen for a Microsoft Account.... no don't remind me again button either, just "Remind me in 3 days..." grrrr

    Everything else seems good...
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Hey wai, it might a good idea to ask Jen or someone to add an explainer to the top of the first post- people are clearly missing that it says Windows 10 Latest Tech preview at the top of that post,...
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Was the estimated update time in the last release of Windows 10 or is it something new?

    When I get the new update please restart icon in my task bar and right click it, it now has an estimated...
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    Because most people could upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10 and got to do so for free. There may have been some people who cling on but the vast, vast majority upgraded, sometimes not by choice.
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    But that's all Win 11 is anyway.

    What the TPM can offer as a full chain of trust is basically destroyed when the disk isn't encrypted by default in the first place, and they have confirmed that it...
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    Re: Server 2019 Trial

    Yeah evaluation versions need to be online to be activated. If you need to run Windows then Server Essentials 2019 will most likely be your best bet considering the cost, though there is no in place...
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    Re: Server 2019 Trial

    I'd stick with 2012R2 or go to Linux if I were you- from Server 2016 it is now charged by how many Cores you're using, with a minimum buy in of 16 cores. PB Tech lists Server 2019 Standard 16 Core...
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    Wish they had done is taken a more two pronged flexible approach to this. They could have made TPM's compulsory for the Pro/Pro for Workstations/Enterprise versions of 11 and not for Home, so that it...
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    Re: Smart TV Remote

    I love logitech's harmony series, but they're killing them off :(
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    Yeah good luck with converting users who get confused when the start menu changes to change to a chrome book. I would disagree, I think people purchase hardware precisely for the OS it comes with....
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Honestly I'm kinda ok with 10 being another XP :D
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Pulled out an old MacBook Pro to help someone on Geekzone grab the Bootcamp Drivers last night and decided what the hell, this thing is about 5 years behind the supported CPU list for Win 10...
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    The vast, vast, vast majority of things that users click on aren't going to be MBR wiping or UEFI infecting stuff. MBR is also far more susceptible to this and won't be compatible with 11 which is...
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    And once Win 10 goes out of support, the machine stops getting security updates, and according to Microsoft's messaging isn't safe to use anymore even though it is perfectly capable of running...
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    Have been very impressed with the update install speed on 11.

    This thread must win for the most pages in a thread on the site right? lol
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    maybe it should have just been Windows Latest Tech Preview

    seems an odd thing to make an account to say though lol
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    Re: I tried out Windows 11

    I think it's more than we have small generational increments in performance to the point where even 2nd and 3rd gen core processors are still perfectly fine for average use today and will be for the...
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    Re: Windows 11 Latest Tech Preview

    wut
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    Re: The Goons

    Jesus I didn't think it could get worse than the graph apple showed to showcase their new M1 chip

    11009
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    Re: Windows 10 --- Latest Tech Preview

    How are you creating your ISO? Try using UUPDump; Go to https://uupdump.net, search for Windows 11, choose Windows 11 Insider Preview amd64 (it's the second option atm) and go through the options....
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    Re: Windows 10 --- Latest Tech Preview

    Something that amazes me is how long the Core series of Intel CPUs has lasted- anything with even a Gen 2 or Gen 3 i5 or i7 with 8GB of RAM and a small-ish SSD is still a perfectly usable computer...
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    Re: We used to listen to the radio before TV.

    It would be cool to have an archive of stuff like this online where you could go and listen.

    My grandfather used to do his garden work every sunday listening to talk back shows on an old wireless....
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    Re: Windows 10 --- Latest Tech Preview

    Oh there it is- the key name is wrong, it says LabqConfig but should be LabConfig :)))
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